Exact Change, 1993 - 328 pagina's
Everybody's Autobiography is Stein at her most accessible and her most serious
In 1937, Gertrude Stein wrote a sequel to The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas, but this darker and more complex work was long misunderstood and neglected. An account of her experiences in the wake of having authored a bestseller, Everybody's Autobiography is as funny and engaging as The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas, but it is also a meditation on the meaning of success and identity in America.
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Then they decided and it was a little late because the time for making money was
almost over , they decided to add another building and build a new kitchen and a
new refrigerator and having everything electric . It began just as they were not ...
It was in Bilignin that I finally decided to go to America again after years of not
having been . So we were in Bilignin and I was quarreling with Mr. Bradley about
lecturing . We were here and we had as a servant an Indo - Chinaman .
... her cousins who lived then in the San Joaquin Valley used to drive every year
into the valley as they called the Yosemite the others were rivers but not valleys ,
and so we decided to go into the valley , I wanted to see the big trees I had never
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EVERYBODY'S AUTOBIOGRAPHYGebruikersrecensie - Kirkus
Read this fast, with no stops, no emphases, an unmodulated tone, and it is intelligible. Stop and think and you lose your way. But for the Stein fans, Gertrude Stein is as she is and they like her ... Volledige review lezen
Everybody's AutobiographyGebruikersrecensie - Not Available - Book Verdict
This marks the pioneer modernist's second title to be recently reprinted ( Geography and Plays , Classic Returns, LJ 1/94), indicating perhaps a Stein renaissance. Stein knew everybody who was anybody ... Volledige review lezen